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Derek Achong

Tuesday, December 5, 2017
After spending almost a decade in prison and facing two trials, a 31-year-old man from Maraval was yesterday freed of charges which accused him of murdering two men by a bar in St James.
Saturday, December 2, 2017
The preliminary inquiry into the murder of senior counsel Dana Seetahal took an unexpected turn yesterday as the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) discontinued the case against one o
Saturday, December 2, 2017
The Public Services Association (PSA) is yet to come to a settlement with one of the four slates contesting its executive elections, who last week obtained an injunction stopping the election.
Thursday, November 30, 2017
Prison officers at the Women’s Prison in Arouca have to shoulder some blame over the escape of accused fraudster Vicky Boodram, a senior police officer at the Court and Process Branch said yesterday.
Thursday, November 30, 2017
A 26-year-old man who admitted to killing a businessman and stealing his car over a decade ago has been sentenced to 30 years in prison.
Tuesday, November 28, 2017
The Minister of Planning and Development has been given three months to review and reconsider this country’s water pollution regulations which charges the same fee for polluters, regardless of their s
Tuesday, November 28, 2017
The State has been ordered to pay half the legal costs of former agriculture minister Devant Maharaj’s lawsuit over the failure of the Minister of National Security to publish annual reports on wire t
Monday, November 27, 2017
Embattled Chief Justice Ivor Archie has refused a request to meet with his fellow judges to discuss recent misconduct allegations made against him.
Saturday, November 25, 2017
The Public Service Association (PSA)’s election on Monday has been postponed.
Thursday, November 23, 2017
A Princes Town homeowner, who claimed that a leaking water line caused his home to sink 20 feet in two years, has admitted that he did not have planning permission to construct his four-storey home.